Funding Homeopathic Services

Andy Lewis made this Freedom of Information request to Bath and North East Somerset Primary Care Trust (PCT)

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Dear Bath and North East Somerset Primary Care Trust (PCT),

Please can you supply copies of minutes of meeting held in the past 12 months discussing the funding of homeopathic treatments and referrals to Bristol Homeopathic Hospital.

Please could you also supply copies of correspondence over the same time period from officers of the British Homeopathic Association that discuss the ongoing funding of homeopathic treatment.

Please could you also supply copies of correspondence over the same time period from any patient or interest groups that discuss the ongoing funding of homeopathic treatment.

Please interpret my request in the broadest possible terms. If you have any doubt as to whether any information falls within the scope of my request, please assume that it does and include it in your response.

Please supply the information by email in electronic format in either Adobe Portable Document Format (pdf) or Microsoft Word .doc or .docx format.

I would be grateful if you would acknowledge receipt by return.

Yours faithfully,

Andy Lewis

Banes Pals,

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Lisa O'Donnell, Bath and North East Somerset Primary Care Trust (PCT)

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Dear Mr Lewis

In regards to your FOI request dated 11 October. Please find attached the response from B&NES PCT.

Yours sincerely,

Lisa

Lisa O'Donnell

Patient Advice and Liaison Service

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